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CDHA is proud to provide opportunities for students to advance their future careers as a dental hygienists. Thanks to student memberships and special events for dental hygiene students, student engagement with CDHA is educational and beneficial for all.
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STUDENT EVENT CALENDAR
CDHA hosted its Annual Student Regional Meeting (SPA) on March 23. Stay tuned for more information on 2023's SPA Meeting! This event will be free for all student members. Become a member now!
This event includes topics such as the importance of CDHA for the dental hygiene profession, labor law for the California dental hygienist, mini Board review quiz, panel interview with registered dental hygienists who utilize their licensure outside of the general dental practice setting, and meet CDHA's sponsors.
Each spring, the Student Poster Competition provides hygiene students a fun and creative way to exhibit their innovative ideas and unique talents. Through an engaging, spirited contest, students each year use this opportunity to present research and information that reflects an area of dental hygiene significant to them, to their patients and peers.
CDHA collaborates with the California Dental Association (CDA) in judging poster sessions and awarding cash prizes at the close of the Spring Scientific Session. Abstracts of the 1st place posters are published in both the CDHA and CDA journals.
2023 Spring Scientific Session will take place on Friday, May 19 in Anaheim, CA. Registration coming soon!
The Student House of Representatives (SHOR) takes place prior to the House of Delegates (HOD).
SHOR will be on Sunday, June 4, and will be hosted virtually and free for all student members. Please check back for more information including registration.
HOD will be from Friday, June 9 through Sunday, June 11. Please check back for more information including registration.
SHOR and HOD is an awesome experience for every student to start their professional networking process and learn how CDHA conducts its annual business, which shapes the future of their profession!
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